Theodore Veterinary Hospital

Theodore Veterinary Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical facility in Theodore, Alabama which is located in the Greater Mobile area. We are committed to providing outstanding veterinary care, promoting responsible pet ownership and educating our clients in the area of preventative health care.
We offer high-tech veterinary care and are our area's leader in Laparoscopic and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Digital Radiography, Ultrasound Diagnostics, Laser Surgery, and Laser Therapy. We invite you to explore our member page here and to visit our primary home on the web at

Our Mission
Theodore Veterinary Hospital is dedicated to high quality medical and surgical care for your cherished pet in a clean, attractive and comfortable environment. We strive for a compassionate and empathetic doctor-client-patient relationship built on trust, honesty, and integrity.

  • Mon Wed Thu Fri: 7:30am - 5:30pm
  • Tue: 7:30am - 7:30pm
  • Sat: Closed
  • Sun: Closed
  • Dr. Carl Myers

    Dr. Carl D Myers

    Dr. Carl Myers was born in Mobile, Alabama and is a graduate of Fairhope High School (1987).  He received his Bachelor of Science degree from  Auburn University in 1992 and was awarded a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Degree in 1995.  His senior year, he was honored with  Auburn's coveted award for Outstanding Surgery Student.   Dr. Myers has extensive experience in internal medicine, surgery, and dermatology and especially enjoys taking on the impossible-to-solve cases.    
    From its grand-opening in 2001 until late 2008, his cherished dog, Duke was a fixture of the practice and official greeter.   After a long healthy life blessed with love, Duke passed away in 2008.  Buddy, a Springer Spaniel, is wide open and goes almost every where Dr. Myers goes.  He even has a place in the doctor's office that he enjoys getting attention from anyone willing.

    Dr. Myers took ownership of Theodore Veterinary Hospital in December of 2001 and is a member of numerous veterinary organizations.

    In his spare time, Dr. Myers enjoys shooting sporting clays in tournaments nationwide, fishing, scuba diving and watching Auburn football.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 1995
    Auburn University
  • Dr. Nicole Elstner

    Dr. Nicole Elstner

    Dr. Nicole Elstner is a native of Mobile, AL and graduated from McGill-Toolen Catholic High School in 1999.  She began college at Loyola University New Orleans and finished at Spring Hill College in Mobile, in 2004 with her Bachelor of Science degree.  She received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Auburn University in 2010 and has been a veterinarian at Theodore Veterinary Hospital ever since.

    Dr. Elstner was a vet tech at Theodore Veterinary Hospital for approximately three years before she went to vet school at Auburn.  Over the years she has seen the practice grow from a small building with basic medical equipment into a beautiful state-of-the-art facility.  She really enjoys working with all of the advanced equipment at the clinic including the ear scopes in exam rooms and the electronic scalpel blade in surgery.  She has a special interest in chemotherapy for dogs and cats with cancer as well as ultrasound and internal medicine.  She is also certified in basic small animal endoscopy, as well as ultrasound.

    Dr. Elstner has a young son, Nicolas, who keeps her on her toes and is the love of her life!  In addition, she has a Beagle and five cats.

    Since having her son, Dr. Elstner doesn't have as much free time, but when she does she enjoys traveling, fitness, music and visiting with friends and family.

    She is very proud to be a part of the Theodore Veterinary Hospital crew and looks forward to the opportunity to care for you and your pets.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2010
    Auburn University
  • Darwin Myers

    Darwin Myers

    Hospital Administrator
    Darwin Myers took leave of his 15-year career as an environmental health and safety engineer to join his brother, Dr. Carl Myers, in 2004 as Hospital Administrator.  The hospital has been fortunate for the opportunity to utilize Darwin's technical expertise which ensures the smoothness of day-to-day operations and he has been an  invaluable benefit to the clinic.

    Darwin and his wife, Leah, have four children, Kaleigh, Karissa, Destin, and Jack.  They have two Chihuahua's, Sophie and Queso that is full of personality!!!

    Their oldest daughter, Kaleigh, after years of volunteering and then working at Theodore Veterinary Hospital, is a resident at Auburn's College of Veterinary Medicine.  She will become a specialist in veterinary surgery.  Their daughter, Karissa spent many hours volunteering at the clinic when she was younger, and now works at Theodore Veterinary Hospital.  Their sons, Destin and Jack, both played football for the USA Jags.

    In his spare time, Darwin enjoys spending time with his family, watching Auburn football, fishing, and shooting sporting clays with his brother.